The Lion's Roar

A message from the health center: complementary and alternative medicines

As students return to campus, they are advised to follow the health and safety measures put into place in order to protect themselves and others.

Alexia Fisher, Graduate Assistant, University Health Center

September 11, 2020

Western medicine, also known as traditional medicine, is the familiar system in which healthcare providers treat symptoms and diseases using drugs, radiation and/or surgery. Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) is a term used for medical products and practices that are typically not part of trad...